Showing posts from July, 2010

I Hate My Itchy Scalp

Have you see that photo? These is my problem for a few years already. I've been trying different kinds of remedies and went to the doctor for a few times too and they send me off some allergy medication that makes me too drowsy to do much anything and give me loads of smelly creams and sticky ointments that only mask the problem. I'm really tired and seek of it. And I get depressed when I see my scalp is flaking.
My sister has the same problem too, and her doctor advice her to use a T/Gel  Therapeutic Original shampoo such as Netrogena. It helps control itching and flaking symptomatic of scalp psoriasis, seborrheic  dermatitis and even common dandruff. This rich T/Gel therapeutic shampoo lather gently cleanses, leaving hair lustrous and manageable even with everyday use.
She's  been telling me that this skin problems has something to do with our genes. My father has the same problem too but he got it on his lower legs. He is been using dermovate cream ointment for ages.

On Wednesday Wickedness

Today we picked Mick Jagger. 

1. “A good thing never ends.” Have you ever had a good thing in your life that never ended? - I believe nothing will last forever. There is always a beginning and an ending. But I believe those memories from my childhood, from my friends, and from those people who been a special part of me are the good things in my life that never ended.
2. “I got nasty habits, I take tea at three.” Do you have an nasty habits? -Hmmm, maybe scratching my scalp all the time because I have scalp allergies.
3. “I'd rather be dead than to be singing Satisfaction at 45.” He obviously changed his mind. What is something that you still do that you thought you' outgrow -Splurging myself through shopping and traveling.
4. “Lose your dreams and lose your mind.” Have you lost any of your dreams as time went by? - I think giving up a wonderful career in my life and went abroad and now I'm afraid what life awaits me when I'm going home.
5. “I haven't had time to return to…

Victoria Secret Pink Giveaways

I just received my Las Vegas giveaways from Demcy today. (thanks sis). And now no one can hold me to join again for another giveaway contest. 
My eyes was widely open when I came across Pink Megaline Victoria Secrets giveaway contest. As a pink lover, I can't resist not to join this contest. And oh, it's Victoria Secret, wow! I wish, luck will be mine at this time again.  So, you  want to have like in the picture above for free? Time to enter for a chance to win Victoria Secrets Pink Collection. 
Here is the mechanic :
Leave a comment to this post together with your email and answer to one of these questions. Who is your favorite Victoria Secret Angel? What Victoria Secret fragrance do you like most? Do you often shop Victoria Secret lingerie? 
Follow Pink Megaline and make a comment. Deadline for these contest will be on August 13, 2010. And it's open internationally. So, what are you waiting for, head on to her blog and join.

On What I've Been Doing Lately

Hey, guys, I'm back here. Happy Sunday to all and hope you enjoy your weekend ^-^
I missed these things, writing about myself, what I've been thinking or doing? Lately, I'm too lazy to do certain things. I enjoyed looking back those time when I was a little kid and happy to be with my siblings.  It procrastinating my time until ends up in one pack because I have to do it quickly. In short unproductive and tiring days.
Going back those memories on my mind (it's always been a part of me)for the past few days that wasted my time. Modestly speaking, I've always been a good girl. For almost 19 years away without parental guidance, I have no choice but to be strong and to stand my own. From a country girl who never knew what city life is. But never, never came up to my mind to do things that can never be proud of especially to my family and to my self. However, there are times that on my journey towards my goal, there are people tries to break it. They stole the trust of m…

GT - Love Me Spiritually

My faith and prayers is my only weapon to face the battle in life. Thus, spiritually I believe God grant me the serenity to accept challenges and things that I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference and taught me to forgive and forget. my whole entry up here

A Teacher's Link Exchange Project

A Teachers Link Exchange Project of Ate Vernz is the answer to our problems especially to those bloggers whose been working with multiple blogs like me and also to those who have just launched thier blogs too. The project is the easiet way to link from one blog to another. I love this fantastic idea of Ate Vernz.
So if your interested to be part of these project click the badge above or join here.

A Donkey In The Well

One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer  tried to figure out what to do. Finally he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be recovered up anyway, so it just wasn't worth it to retrieve the donkey. He invited all his neighbors to come over and help him. They all grabbed a shovel and began to shovel dirt into the well.
At first, the donkey realized what was happening and cried horribly.  Then to everyone amazement's he quieted down. A few shovel loads later, the farmer finally looked down the well. He astonished at what he saw. With each shovel dirt hit his back , the donkey was doing something. He would shake it off and take a step up.
As the farmer's neighbors continued to shovel dirt on top of the animal, he would shake it off and take a step up. Pretty soon, everyone was amazed as the donkey stepped up over the edge of the well and happily trotted off!
Life is going to shovel dirt on you, all k…

On Wednesday Wickedness

My first Entry for Wednesday Wickedness:
Hi and welcome to Wednesday Wickedness. We are like other memes in that we will ask you ten questions each and every Wednesday. But our little "twist" is that each week we will pick a famous person and pick ten of their quotes. Each of our questions will be based on the quotes. Got it? Great! Let's begin this week's meme!

Today we picked Ellen Degeneres. Here's Wednesday Wickedness!
1. "I was coming home from kindergarten--well they told me it was kindergarten. I found out later I had been working in a factory for ten years. It's good for a kid to know how to make gloves." How old were you when you started working and what was your first job? - I started working at age thirteen - handling deliveries and purchases of frozen and canned goods.

2. "My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is." Tell…

Amazing Birthday Contest

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Meme of Many Odd Questions - Part 1 & 2

Join me here to answer these meme of many odd questions. 

Cheers to all of us thieves!  

Part 1 

1. First thing you wash in the shower?
- My hair

 2. What color is your favorite hoodie?
- Exemption, I don't have a hoodie

3. Would you kiss the last person you kissed again?
- No

4. Do you plan outfits?
- Yes, sometimes

5. How are you feeling RIGHT now?
- Just fine

6. What's the closest thing to you that's red?
-My phone

7. Tell me about the last dream you remember having?
- I'm not usually having dreams, so, I cannot honestly remember
8. Did you meet anybody new today?
- NO

9. What are you craving right now?
- Filipino Food

10. Do you floss?
-Yes, of course

11. What comes to mind when I say cabbage?

12. Are you emotional?
-Yes, I am

13. Have you ever counted to 1,000?
-From 1 to 1,000. I think not.

14. Do you bite into your ice cream or just lick it?
- I lick ice cream

15. Do you like your hair?
-My curly hair ?No.

16. Do you like yourself?
- Yes, I love myself

17. W…

GT: I Love Me Mentally

Once again it's girl talk. And this week topic is love myself - Mentally. 
Our mind is the most powerful force. It gives us purpose, propels actions, gives insights and understanding, makes us reasonable, in fact makes us a living thing with unique wisdom. With our mind, any ideas conceivable can be brought to reality.   So, in my mental approach in life - what I love mentally about me is being strong. My mind can able to handle any stress in life. My mother always admire and trust my capacity to handle  difficulties. She always believe that I am very strong that sometimes the expectation is  unreachable.  I  believe too that I'm quiet smart mentally - from all the hardships and experiences I've been through in my life I can say I'm proud of myself of what I have.
My ability to succeed comes within me though along my way I have failures but it's part of my life journey and I'm just human.  I want to be natural, being true too myself. I don't want to be a hero…

A Blog Award For Me

I laughed and I cannot believed when I saw that I was one of the person awarded by Joahna Vern of What's Inside Joahna's Heart as a Blog with Substance.  I never knew that my writing has a substance and inspire some of my readers because I'm a newbie in these world. All I know I write with my " echus, kaek-ekan and drama" in life. lol! Hence, blogging is my outlet. I can really express what I really feel . And from the time I keep updating my blogs almost everyday, I gained friends around the globe, widen my knowledge and learned that I could earn a little bit from sponsored reviews.  That's challenge and encourage me to write more. 
To summed it up, blogging is INSPIRING, ENHANCING knowledge, CHALLENGING , ENCOURAGING and BUILDING friendship
Anyhow, I do really appreciate Joahna for giving me this award. Thank you very much sis! 
As for the rule:  Thank the blogger who gave the award to you. Sum up your blogging philosophy, motivation and experience using five (…

On my Three's

I've been tag this my three's from Hahpiness of Happy Thoughts. So , giving you a chance to know me more. Here are my three's.

3 Names I go by Issa Thata Issang
3 Place I have been 
Jerusalem Dead Sea Mt. Hermon
 Floating - Dead Sea Water
3 Favorite Drinks Lemonade Orange Juice Shake/Latte
3 Jobs I have had  Government Contractual Employee Accounting Assistant Bank Employee , yes in a short time
3 TV Shows I Watch Oprah American Idol  Dr. Phil
3 Places I would Like to Visit
Italy Australia Hongkong
3 Fave Retro TV Show  Gimik ASAP Mara Clara
3 Favorite Dishes Tempura Bihon Guisado Beef Stew
3 Things I'm Looking Forward To Going home to see my family again in  8 years
My Big Day Adventure/Vacation
Huh, I can't believe I had difficulty answering some of  these. LOL. The three places I've been, (I've never been places except Israel and Hongkong Airport.LOL!) The retro TV Shows - I have no idea, til'  I sneak out the answer of hahpiness then I realized those 3 are my fave when I was in High…

Top 10 Qualities Of A Friend

A real friend will always possesses these 10 qualities and even more which can be important for you. If you also give these qualities to your friend there is no chance that your friendship will ever break. These qualities are important for a lifetime friendship and that is what we all expect from a real friendship. If you have friends with these qualities you have to cherish them because these qualities of your friend are vital in your life.
Here are top 10 qualities of every friend should have which I agreed upon.

1. HONESTY - Honesty is the best policy to keep a friendship alive. A real friend will always tell the truth and never lie. Everyone wants a "true friend" and you will never maintain your friendship if you don't tell the truth, even if it hurts. If your friend discovers you know certain important facts which maybe hurts you and you hide this information you will lose trust and friendship is based upon bond.  2. A Good Listener - You will need a friend to share y…

Sunday Stealing - Part 1 and 2

It is my first time to join this meme.Sorry for my late entry, just can't resist not to join this time. And since, I did not shared the part one of 80 questions. Now, it's my turn to answer it all. So join me!
1. What curse word do you use the most?
I don't curse but sometimes I'm using "shit". Very rarely

2. Do you own an iPod?
- NO

3. What person do you talk to on the phone the most?
- My Fiancee

4. Do you still remember the first person you kissed?
- Yes, of course

5. Do you remember where you were on 11/9/01?
-No, I can't remember

6. What was the last movie you watched?
- I haven't watch a movie recently.

7. Has anyone ever called you lazy?
- Nobody

8. Do you ever take medication to help you fall asleep?
- No, drink a glass of wine. That help me to fall asleep

9. Has anyone told you a secret this week?
- NO

10. What is the first thing you notice about the opposite sex?
- Body

11. What are you looking forward to?
-Going home after seven years wit…

Continue to Celebrate Father's Day with an iPod Touch!

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I know, I know, Father's Day is over but the celebration continue fabulously. If you missed to give gifts to your dad, husband, or to your friends. Then, it's not too late. You still have a chance. No another tie, how about digital access to everything dad loves and the chance at in iPod Touch to boot. Isn't it possible?
So, as the celebration continue,  Charter has a special deals for Father's Day. Charter is giving away iPod Touches. So, get a chance and enter now to win an iPod Touch. No purchase is necessary to enter into this contest. Just when you bring home one of  Charter's best bundles, you can get a gift card to the Home Depot or other retailers worth up to $300. Plus, you can be one of the 100 lucky winners for an 8GB iPod Touch.
This promotion of Charter is  to show off it's mobile app for iPod, iPhone and Blackberry. With this new mobile app, the world of Charter…

Most Treasured Possession

After bragging myself -financially on girls talk theme this week. I realize that I was boasting myself a little bit LOL! Anyhow, girls talk theme and my proust questionnaire post has a great contribution for my nostalgia entry this week. I hope, dear readers of my blog, won't get tired or feed up for another sober story, I want to share. (Sana di kayo magsawa, sumubaybay sa buhay ko )Toink, Drama Queen!

From my answer on Proust Questionnaire. What is your most treasured possession?

I should say that my  most treasured possession is my COLLEGE DIPLOMA. Why? and How I get it? Well, financially , that's why girl talk theme came in.LOL. I was born to a parents whose financial status is always a problem. I go over what I thought after I finished elementary , that I don't want to live this life for the rest of my life. When my mother decide not to send me to High School, I asked her if she know someone who could take me to work with so that I can go to High School. You can read…

GT- I Love Me Financially

Happy Thursday everyone. Once again it's Girls Talk. This week topic is I Love me - Financially. When I read this topic of Kaye I laugh myself and asked silently  " Did I have something to brag financially?" Weeee... Like Kaye - I am also a breadwinner of the family. For the past seven years abroad, I am always a good daughter as a favorite quote of my Mom - With my income here I can provide my parents, brothers and sisters the things they needed. Bought a lovely house in Davao city for my parents and a house in Manila with the helped or I should say "contribution" of my fiancee. (Manila house only) Char!And with my weekly income I can able to pamper myself. Eating to some posh restaurant, go some shopping , and can go some adventure. I'm very thankful that since I was 13 years old , I'm not dependent to anyone. I was earning since then and helped my family in a little way.. I'm debt-free but I help my mom out of expenses as much as I can. In few mo…

The Proust Questionaire - In my words

Have you know about The Proust Questionnaire?
I've heard about about this But I have know idea what was it, until I did research about the history of it. 
Marcel Proust was a French writer who took this survey several times with enthusiasm. He believed that people must know and understand themselves before they could know and understand others. Thus, he developed a list of subjective questions that he felt would help reveal a person's true selves and true nature.
Lets see if mine will be revealed.. Be honest!
1.  What is your greatest fear ? To get old without having someone to care for me.
2.  What is your idea for perfect happiness? There is no such thing like to love and be love in return. Lived life the best way i can and cherish memories. Feeling whole and complete that nothing in this world can go wrong.
3. What is the trait you most deplore in yourself? My stubbornness and my tendency of getting irritable easily when it comes to standing of what I believe but arguing with…

Ergothineione - Beat your Age

The major skin problems most people face are wrinkle, due to age , blemishes and acne. The appearance of our skin figures prominently in our sense of personal attractiveness and overall wellness. Thus, no surprise that we go anti-aging products to keep our skin looking healthy and youthful.
Today, a new holistic approach of beauty is emerging. This approach links lifestyle and nutrition directly to external skin skin care. Thus company, like Oxis , works with Ergothineione; free radicals and penny stocks such as Vitamins C and Glutathione the super antioxidants for nutraceutical, cosmeceutical and therapeutic. Check out the companies website :

I Love Your Blog Award

I'm very glad and happy to received this " I Love Your Blog Award" given by  Tatess of Blog and Me. Thank you so much sis!

And as for the rules I have to pass this award to my 15 top commentators and since my widget hasn't work yet I used yahoo pipes to check who are my 15 commentators. I pass this award to them
1. Tatess - sis, I give it back to you ^-^ you are my top commentator too. 2. Dhemnz
3. Niko
4. Mel Avilla Arilla
5. Carmen Araneta
6. Ate Vernz
7. Anne
8. Kayce
9. Sherry
10. Nuts
11. Chubskulit
12. Lizeewong
13. Bambie 
14. Chris
15. Genefaith

Thank you lovely friends and blogger for visiting my site. Have a nice day!

Rafael Nadal is back in Wimbledon

I have watched the men single final yesterday - it was an amazing game. Rafael Nadal is absolutely a great player. It took him two hours and 13 minutes to claim his eight grand slam title. 
Despite his absence last year's Wimbledon recurring his knees injuries that has plunged his career recently, he was delighted to reclaim the Wimbledon crown that he missed to get it last year!
His triumph was a different story, it's simpler than winning the title last 2008 against Roger Federer.  It was also a surprise for Berdych who struggled to find the form that saw him knock out both Federer and Novak Dykovich on his route to the final.

Nadal goes head over heels as he celebrate his wins while Tomas Berdych contemplate his loss in the background Bites his  championship trophy after his victory
He was very happy to received the trophy on his hand. It is more than a dream for him. He even goes his head over heels as he celebrates his win. It gives him a lot of confidence and power to be stron…

Happy Sunday to All

Hey good morning, afternoon, evening people of the world. How you doing? It's been for a while I  didn't try to visit here. I was busy , watching the women single finals of Wimbledon yesterday. Yehey! my beat won- Serena William, 4 times Champion for Wimbledon -women singles. Secondly, I spoke to my parents on the messenger. It was lovely and miss them a lot. Soon we will be together and I am looking forward and get excited now.
I want to extend my greeting to all American people, Happy 4th of July. Happy Independence America , Be Safe and Happy Sunday to All.

Girls Talk - My Smiles

Girls Talk has a new badge so it means it has a new home too. Hosted by Kaye the owner of BeautyQueenGene and designer of some amazing blogs layout.
As for Kaye epitome of goodness to continue what Niko started - this week theme is loving our self physically. What I love my self in physical aspect? Olah, this week theme gave me a hard time to think on what I like most of my self.  I stayed in the mirror for a while and contemplate the three things that people used to admire about me.

You will be the judges....Some people say they like my eyes and my teeth and lips...
My teeth and my Lips
 My Eyes My right eye is always looks bigger than my left eye.
And some most admire my charming smile which I certainly love most too.  I humbly say, I love my smile in every corner. I want to believe that smile is the best asset I could ever have. So how about you? Dare to share your best physical asset? 
Join Girls Talk and enjoy!Happy Thursday!